Tag Archives: ixp

IXP Manager – Planning for v4

A lot has changed in the 3 to 5 years that the decision was made to use certain libraries / technologies / methods on IXP Manager. In previous major version changes we made some serious architecture changes in one sweep. … Continue reading

Posted in INEX, IP Networking, IXP Manager, News, OSS, Software, Work | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on IXP Manager – Planning for v4

Peering Week Articles on trefor.net

I spent the first few days of St Patrick’s week last month in Leeds at the first of the two annual Euro-IX conferences on behalf of INEX. Trefor Davies, of trefor.net, organised a series of articles called Peering Week on his … Continue reading

Posted in IP Networking, News, Work | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Peering Week Articles on trefor.net

Bird / Quagga with MD5 Support for IPv4/6 on FreeBSD & Linux

Over in INEX we run a route server cluster which alleviates the burden of setting up bilateral peering sessions for the more than 80% of the members that use them. The current hardware is now about six years old and … Continue reading

Posted in How-tos, IP Networking, IPv6, Linux, Networking, OSS, Work | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Bird / Quagga with MD5 Support for IPv4/6 on FreeBSD & Linux

What the Hell is INEX? An IXP?

In a few recent posts, I’ve mentioned INEX. INEX is a neutral, industry-owned association, founded in 1996, that provides IP peering facilities for its members. INEX membership is open to all organisations that can benefit from peering their IP traffic and there are currently … Continue reading

Posted in IP Networking, Links, Networking, Video, Work | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on What the Hell is INEX? An IXP?

Follow Up – IPv6 Statistics at INEX

A couple of days ago, I was talking about World IPv6 day with some notes on the Irish context. INEX is a neutral, industry-owned association, founded in 1996, that provides IP peering facilities for its members. INEX membership is open to all organisations … Continue reading

Posted in IP Networking, IPv6, Networking, Work | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Follow Up – IPv6 Statistics at INEX

World IPv6 Day with Irish Statistics

In case it passed you by, today was World IPv6 Day. In a nutshell: “Major Internet service providers (ISPs), home networking equipment manufacturers, and web companies around the world are coming together to permanently enable IPv6 for their products and services … Continue reading

Posted in IP Networking, IPv6, Links, Networking, News, Work | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on World IPv6 Day with Irish Statistics

“Go Faster” Websites – Introducing Minify

We’ve been minifying and bundling CSS and JS for years to ensure quick page loads of the applications we build. We’ve now generalised, documented and packaged the tool we use for this and released it under a BSD license so others can benefit. Continue reading

Posted in How-tos, Links, Linux, OSS, Recipes, Software, TallyStick, ViMbAdmin, Work | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on “Go Faster” Websites – Introducing Minify